Palestinian prisoner transferred to ICU for critical health condition

August 08, 2019

Palestinian prisoner, Bassam Al-Sayyed was moved to Intensive Care Unit due to the deterioration of his health condition as he suffers from Cancer and chronic heart problems.  

Recently, Al-Sayyed was transferred to Afula Medical Center, after having his health got worse, as he could not have his food and experiencing syncopal episodes.

It is worth mentioning that Israeli occupation forces detained Al-Sayyed in August 2015 in Nablus city and sentenced him to life imprisonment.  

According to Palestinian figures, about 6000 Palestinians, including 48 women and 250 children, are currently imprisoned in Israeli occupation jails.